Friday, 2 June 2000

From "Cocksure Women and Hensure Men"

By D. H. Lawrence.

And when it has collapsed, and she looks at the eggs she has laid, votes, or miles of typewriting, years of business efficiency -- suddenly, because she is a hen and not a cock, all she has done will turn into pure nothingness to her. Suddenly it all falls out of relation to her basic henny self, and she realizes she has lost her own life.

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